Bursera fagaroides (Kunth) Engl., Monogr. Phan. 4: 48 1883. (syn: Bursera covillei (Rose) Engl.; Bursera fagaroides f. bourgeauana Engl.; Bursera fagaroides f. crenulata Engl.; Bursera fagaroides f. elliptica Engl.; Bursera fagaroides var. elongata McVaugh & Rzed.; Bursera fagaroides var. purpusii (Brandegee) McVaugh & Rzed.; Bursera fagaroides f. ramosissima Engl.; Bursera lonchophylla Sprague & L.Riley; Bursera obovata Turcz.; Bursera odorata Brandegee; Bursera purpusii Brandegee; Bursera schaffneri S.Watson; Bursera tenuifolia Rose; Elaphrium covillei Rose; Elaphrium fagaroides Kunth; Elaphrium lonchophyllum (Sprague & L.Riley) J.G.Ortega; Elaphrium obovatum (Turcz.) Rose; Elaphrium odoratum (Brandegee) Rose Elaphrium purpusii (Brandegee) Rose Elaphrium schaffneri (S.Watson) Rose; Elaphrium tenuifolium Rose; Terebinthus odorata (Brandegee) Rose; Terebinthus schaffneri (S.Watson) Rose; Amyris fagaroides Spreng.; Amyris ventricosa La Llave ex Schltdl.);
USA (Arizona), Mexico (Aguascalientes, Baja California Norte, Baja California Sur, Chiapas, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Colima, Ciudad de Mexico, Durango, Guanajuato, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Mexico State, Michoacan, Morelos, Nayarit, Nuevo Leon, Oaxaca, Puebla, Queretaro, San Luis Potosi, Sinaloa, Sonora, Tamaulipas, Veracruz, Zacatecas) as per CoL;


Shrub for ID from Cactus Garden, Panchkula:
Please identify this small plant photographed from Cactus Garden, Panchkula in April 2010. Trifoliate leaves, shape and size of flowers is quite identical with Murraya paniculata.

looks like Murraya paniculata.

I guess there are 5 and 7 foliate leaves also !

Is it Bursera sp.? …. …..Bursera fagaroides??

Yes, …,


Herb for ID from Morni Hills-GS12032022-1: 4 very high res. images.
Please help with the ID of this herb, clicked from Morni hills, Haryana, 9-4-2011

As far as I remember, this shrub was recorded from Dr. JS Sarkaria Cactii & Succulent Garden, Panchkula..
And after much thought, I only came to halt at Bursera fagaroides….please give your view..

Yes, appears close to images at Bursera fagaroides (Introduced)



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